(24) Las Maretas – Tajao Return (Arico)

Route Summary
Pretty bays and fascinating rock formations stand out in this short there and back route to the culinary hot-spot of Tajao on the south-east coast.
Duration: 2 hours.





Route Overview
Duration: 2 hours
Transport/Parking: Titsa 111 from Los Cristianos + 30 min walk from Autopista stop. Easy parking in Las Maretas.
Length: 6.970 km / 4.36 mi
Height Gain: 118 meter
Height Loss: 118 meter
Max Height: 18 meter
Min Height: 1 meter
Surface: Average.
Child Friendly: Yes.
Difficulty: Easy.
Dog Friendly: Yes
Refreshments: Options in Las Maretas and Tajao.

Pick a sunny day to see these seaside villages and the amazing rock formations all along the route at their best. This is an easy walk along the coastline to San Miguel de Tajao, and back. Tajao has a pretty bay and tidy harbour with an active fishing fleet. There are a number of unpretentious and popular fish restaurants in the village, and it is a magnet for visitors, especially at the weekend, on that account.

Photos from walk
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